Network Systems Administrator

  • Lawley St, Fort Polk South, LA 71459, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Athena Technology Group, Inc. is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) focused on Information Technology and Communications consulting, system engineering, integration, deployment and operation of state of the art command and control and information systems that deliver critical network centric solutions to the warfighter. With a proven track record of technical support to our customers, we are looking for innovative industry professionals to join our team. 

Job Description

As the Network Administrator, you will be responsible for administering networks, to include but not limited to Army Reserve Network (ARNET), Army National Guard Network (GUARDNET), Releasable (REL) SIPR, Defense Research Engineering Network (DREN), Simulations Network (SIMNET), LAN, WAN, CAN, CX-I and Army intranets within existing capability; NIPRNET, SIPRNET, unified communications and Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN), Sonet and Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM). Highlights of Responsibilities:

•Implement new network operating systems hardware and software

•Manage the Installation Campus Network (ICAN)

•Report switch/circuit and trunk outages, failures, degradation and isolation

•Monitor and manage remote access servers

•Configure, implement and maintain VPNs for a dynamic site to site VPN structure

•Configure, operate, install, manage and maintain network equipment and software

•Maintain an inventory of all network hardware and software

•Monitor operation of the LAN, WAN, WLAN and VPN for correct functionality


•Active DoD Secret Security Clearance
•Computing environment certification
•CCNA (within 6 months of hire)
•Experience with DWDM/Sonet Unified Communications
•Experience with WLAN-Aruba
•TCP/IP experience
•Routing and switching experience
•Windows proficient
•MS Office Suite Proficient

Additional Information

U.S. Citizenship and  active DOD  SECRET Clearance access are required for the position

Salary will be commensurate with experience. ATG is a growing company and there will be opportunities for internal advancement. ATG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.